Owens-Illinois, Inc. partners with Ocean Conservancy through the International Coastal Cleanup to confront head-on the challenge of ocean trash.
Owens-Illinois, Inc. loves glass and is proud to be the world’s biggest purchaser of recycled glass for their bottles and jars. The company’s glass containers are the most sustainable packaging solutions for the world’s leading food and beverage companies. Headquartered in Perrysburg, Ohio, O-I has more than 26,500 employees at 77 plants in 23 countries focused on making pure, healthy and safe glass packaging. “Our collaboration with the Ocean Conservancy is a natural fit. Ocean Conservancy is dedicated to protecting our oceans, our wildlife and the communities that depend on it. As a producer of the most sustainable packaging, glass, O-I is proud to create a product that is pure, safe and healthy. Glass is 100% endlessly recyclable and can be reused over and over again. We are passionate about protecting the world’s oceans, and like our partner Ocean Conservancy, we are dedicated to creating sustainable solutions that we feel good about.” – Jim Nordmeyer, VP, Global Sustainability, Owens-Illinois